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General Liability Attorney Rep Claims Consultant- Lakeland

Apply Job Req. ID 23720BR Date Posted 03/07/2023 Location Lakeland, Florida
The General Liability Attorney Represented Consultant investigates, analyzes, manages, evaluates and negotiates moderate value litigated and non-litigated Publix general liability claims. The incumbent oversees and directs Defense Counsel on litigation strategies, presents files to the Risk Management Senior Leadership Team for review, and attends mediations and trials in suit jurisdictions. The General Liability Attorney Represented Consultant reports directly to the General Liability Attorney Represented Supervisor General Liability Attorney Represented Manager.
Additional responsibilities include:

  • conducts initial investigations and reviews information pertaining to individual claims,
  • strategizes and develops litigations plans based on the information provided by Defense Counsel,
  • reviews demand packages, attorney letters, CCTV’s and other information from the store that could result in changes to the file, and
  • completes demand reviews and negotiations/settlements of claims.
Required Qualifications
  • High school diploma or its equivalent
  • at least three (3) or more years of liability claims handling experience
  • All Lines Adjuster license in the state of Florida
  • superior knowledge of jurisdiction specific civil and case law
  • superior knowledge of claims evaluation
  • knowledge of litigation defense tactics
  • knowledge of medical and dental terminology
  • knowledge of depreciation values
  • knowledge of customer base in the areas of operations
  • superior analytical skills
  • high level of negotiating skills
  • superior organizational and time management skills
  • ability to manage highly confidential and sensitive information
  • high degree of maturity, discretion, tact, and independent judgment
  • basic knowledge of Microsoft Office ( Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • willingness to work overtime, weekends, and/or holidays
  • willingness to travel including overnight
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline or equivalent work experience
  • four (4) or more years of liability claims handling experience including litigation
  • All Lines Adjuster licenses within all states of Publix footprint
  • knowledge of general claims computer software
  • knowledge of Publix’s policies, procedures, and corporate structure
Potential Annual Pay with Bonus 70,785 - 107,640 Minimum Base Pay 5,445 Maximum Base Pay 8,280 Frequency of Pay Monthly Hours of Work Hybrid hours; M-F w/three days in office weekly Travel Frequency 20% Year End Bonus As a year-end bonus to associates, Publix issues one month’s extra pay (pro-rated in the first year) each year if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check that year. This is calculated as a 13th month of pay in the Potential Annual Pay with Bonus line above. Address 3300 Publix Corporate Parkway City Lakeland Region FL between Orlando and Tampa Potential Annual Base Pay 70,785 - 107,640 Benefits
  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).
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